Borderway Calf Sale

20th January 2021

On Wednesday 20th January Harrison & Hetherington held its weekly sale of calves which had a large entry of 286 calves forward.

Trade for all classes of calves was on fire, topping the sale at £520 was a British Blue bull calf consigned by Messrs Elwen, Netherfield, with his tremendous run of 21 Dairy and beef sired calves averaging £438.81.

Heifers peaked at £485 for a British Blue Heifer consigned by Mr Robert McNeil, East Cottage, with his run of 3 month old calves averaging £453.75.

Native bred calves also sold exceptionally well with and Aberdeen Angus bull selling to £485, with Black and Whites selling to £300 for a Holstein Friesian.

The whole sale averaged £281 for all classes, and with 36 buyers in attendance, more calves are required weekly to satisfy demand.

For further information please contact the Auctioneers Joe Bowman 07736 883670 or Paul Gardner 07736 883671.

Leading prices per head:
Bulls: British Blue £520, £495 (x5), £480 (x2), £475, £470 Netherfield Farm, £500 Midtodhills, £495, £470 East Cottage, £490 North Doddington, £480, £475 Peepy Farm, £460 Tempest Tower, £460 Angus Well Farm, £460 Tempest Tower, Aberdeen Angus £485, £480 Netherfield Farm, £480, £445 (x4) Wedholme Hill, £405 Edges Green, £395 Low Plains, £395, £355 Morley Hill Farm, £375 Stubb Farm, Limousin £445 Brunt Hill, £430 North Doddington, £415 Barwinnock Farm, £320 Knockglass Farm £295 Bridgehouse Farm, £285 Mayfield, Hereford £370 (x2) Low Plains, £345, £300 Peepy Farm, Holstein Friesian £300, £260 Netherfield Farm, £255, £210 Brunt Hill, £230 (x2), £205 Stannock Farm, £215, £200 (x2) Stubb Farm, £200 Pettril Side Farm, British Friesian £215 (x3) Stubb Farm, Simmental £180 Meinbank Farm, Swedish Red & White £180 North Doddington.

Heifers: British Blue £485, £445, £435, £430 (x2) East Cottage, £455, £450 (x2), £445 Netherfield Farm, £440, £430 (x2), £420 (x2) Peepy Farm, £440, £425 West House Farm, £420 Low Rigg, £410 Barwinnock Farm, £400 (x2) Groundy Croft, Aberdeen Angus £405 Groundy Croft, £360 Wedholme Hill, £305 Morley Hill Farm, £265 (x3) Stubb Farm, £255 (x2) Netherfield Farm, £240 Boggle Hall, Limousin £405 Barwinnock Farm, £400 North Doddington, £390 Mossband Hall, £380 Wedholme Hill, Simmental £395, £295 Palace Farm, Hereford £260 (x2), £255 (x2) Low Plains.